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Peach-Gin Cocktail with Thyme Syrup

Minty thyme and fragrant peaches flavour this refreshing cocktail. It also includes St. Germain, a French liqueur made from elderflower blossoms.
10 min
PREP TIME
10
INGREDIENTS
8
Servings

INGREDIENTS

  • Thyme Syrup
  • 1/2 cup (125 ml) sugar
  • 1/2 cup (125 ml) water
  • 1 tbsp (15 ml) Organic Thyme Leaves
  • Peach-Gin Cocktail
  • 2 cups (500 ml) diced ripe peaches divided Substitution Available
    • nectarines
  • 1 cup (250 ml) peach schnapps divided
  • 8 tbsps (120 ml) gin
  • 8 tbsps (120 ml) St. Germain elderflower liqueur divided
  • 8 tbsps (120 ml) Thyme Syrup divided
  • 8 tsps (40 ml) fresh lime juice divided
  • Peach slices and fresh thyme sprigs for garnish

Preparation

  • 1 For the Thyme Syrup, mix sugar and water in small saucepan. Bring to boil. Remove from heat. Add thyme. Let stand 10 minutes, stirring occasionally to dissolve sugar. Strain. Cover and refrigerate until well chilled. This makes enough syrup for 8 Peach-Gin Cocktails.
  • 2 For each cocktail shaker of Peach-Gin Cocktail, fill cocktail shaker half full with cracked ice. Add 1/2 cup (125 mL) of the fruit, 1/4 cup (60 mL) of the peach schnapps, 1 ounce (2 tbsp/30 mL) each gin, liqueur and Thyme Syrup, and 2 tsp (10 mL) of the lime juice; shake until well mixed and chilled. Strain into 2 cocktail glasses. Garnish each glass with a peach slice and thyme sprig. Repeat with remaining ingredients to make 8 cocktails

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